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Victoria Park

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Address: Dyers Pass Road | Port Hills, Christchurch 8002, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 3-332 9889

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This place will relax you and the killer views will put you in a trans a beautiful place to visit when in Christchurch

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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77 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place will relax you and the killer views will put you in a trans a beautiful place to visit when in Christchurch

Thank rogers_kumar
Christ Church Parish, Barbados
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90 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

A short walk from the last bus stop up Cashmere Hill, is Victoria Park, with its grand view of Ch-ch and its walks, one dedicated to Harry Ell, the chap who opened up the hills to the people of Ch-ch.

Thank CaptainCompass
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2,472 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 563 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great for mountain biking and walking. MTB trails are rated intermediate and up, but aren't as intimidating as they look! You get a good view of the city if you go through the woods.

1 Thank KarolaRS
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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58 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Great place to come and have a picnic/fish and chips with mates in the wood huts. Beautiful setting during sunset and amazing view of Christchurch. Gets a bit chilly during evening though.

1 Thank howardcnz
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157 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Of the city , especially at night when it's dark . Make sure you 'wrap up' with a coat though as it can get really cold up here in the winter !

Thank richard5003
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267 reviews
120 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Nice view but nothing was open, except the playground. The buildings there look abandoned and derelict.

Thank Greyhound77
Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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248 reviews
87 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Every visitor, every man woman and child that I can get to this park,. I will bring them ! I never get tired of the view and its such a great place to bring people to show them the vista that is Christchurch. Its a great place, which can bring a perspective to the Canterbury plain, and to show people... More 

1 Thank Ashley K
Madawaska, Maine
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85 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

It is in a downtown closed to the Tram park.I spent an hour to walk around for some pictures,relax with beautiful flowers,trees.Many parents came with their kids for a picnic or exercise.This is very good place for walking.

Thank Korokoso
New Delhi, India
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

I went to Victoria Park at night and it was a wonderful trek uphill and a breathtaking view of the city.

Thank Aan1310
Geraldine, New Zealand
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172 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

We had a family picnic here, grandchildren, parents & grandparents. Nice sheltered spot with tables. Plenty of bush walks and a good slide etc for kids to play on. Awesome views over the city.

1 Thank K1ngsGld

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